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David Gest Hired Hitman For Sir Elton John

The late David Gest once hired a hitman to kill Sir Elton John.The producer - who died last April aged 62 - was so furious when the legendary entertainer quipped he was gay shortly after...

Cat Stevens On His Comeback

Cat Stevens says it was challenging coming back into the music industry in the Beyonce and Amy Winehouse era.The 68-year-old singer/songwriter - who now goes by the name Yusuf Islam after converting to Islam -...

Bob Dylan's Taste In Music Is Not As Predictable As You Might Have Thought

Bob Dylan is due to drop his 38th studio album 'Triplicate' next week and in anticipation for the release, he has opened up in a rare interview about some of his favourite artists. He's the...

Bob Dylan Feels 'Lonesome' After Deaths Of Greats

Bob Dylan has been feeling lonely after the deaths of many of his friends like Muhammad Ali and Leonard Cohen in the past year.The 75-year-old music legend was close to the heavyweight great Ali, fellow...

Stereophonics Fan Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan is a Stereophonics fan.The 'Blowin' in the Wind' hitmaker was asked which records he has heard lately that he likes and the Welsh rockers - fronted by Kelly Jones - were on his...

David Bowie Helps Vinyl Sales Reach A 25 Year High In The UK

Vinyl sales in the UK reached a 25-year high in 2016, with more than three million LPs sold over the past 12 months.The death of music icon David Bowie in January was a key driver...

Tony Bennett: It's Too Late To Retire

Tony Bennett says ''It's too late to retire''.The 90-year-old music legend has decided it would be pointless to end his career despite being only 10 years off 100 as there is still so much more...

Metallica's Lars Ulrich Is A Huge Fan Of Rihanna

Metallica's Lars Ulrich is a huge fan of ''next level'' Rihanna. The 'Nothing Else Matters' hitmaker admits that he is not familiar with many pop musicians, but through his children - Bryce, nine, Layne, 15,...

Metallica's James Hetfield Moved By Lost Soul Amy Winehouse

Metallica frontman James Hetfield was inspired to write a song about Amy Winehouse after being affected by the ''misconnection with reality'' that was apparent in the documentary 'Amy'.The 53-year-old rocker was both fascinated and horrified...

Pete Doherty Pulls Out Of London Show

The singer/songwriter was booked to perform at the Rough Trade East store, but couldn't get there on time. A statement released on Twitter by venue bosses reads: ''Due to delays en route,...

James Hetfield: Adele 'Blows My Mind'

Metallica's James Hetfield says Adele ''blows his mind''.The 'Nothing Else Matters' hitmaker has gushed about the 'Hello' singer's ''unbelievable'' live shows and praised her ''candour and coolness'' up on stage.He told BBC Radio 6 Music:...

Metallica's Album Was Inspired By Amy Winehouse's Death

Amy Winehouse's tragic death inspired Metallica's new album. The heavy metal band's LP 'Hardwired... to Self-Destruct' - their first studio release in eight years - is set to drop on Friday (18.11.16) and features...

Tony Bennett's Regret About Amy Winehouse

Tony Bennett regrets not talking to Amy Winehouse about addiction before her death.The 'Back to Black' hitmaker tragically passed away in July 2011 from accidental alcohol poisoning and the 90-year-old singer wishes he could have...

Tony Bennett Regrets He Didn't Help Addict Amy Winehouse

In his book, Just Getting Started, the crooner opens up about the fun he had recording a duet with tragic Amy and his sadness upon hearing she had died of alcohol poisoning at...

Mary J. Blige: Divorce Has Been So Hard

Mary J. Blige's divorce has been ''hard'' and painful because her perception of what her relationship was has been totally altered.The 45-year-old singer is in ''the thick'' of her separation from former partner Martin 'Kendu'...

The Amy Winehouse Foundation Launches Covers Competition

The Amy Winehouse Foundation has launched a covers competition to celebrate the 10th anniversary of her 'Back to Black' album.The charity has teamed up with Island Records to launch the project which gives fans of...

Fka Twigs: Abusive Relationships Can Be Addictive

FKA Twigs believes people in abusive relationships sometimes stay it becomes ''addictive''.The 28-year-old musician - who is engaged to Robert Pattison - once suffered at the hands of an ''emotionally abusive'' partner and explored the...

Lily Allen Debuts New Music During Surprise Appearance At Mark Ronson Show

The Smile singer, who hasn't released new music since mid 2014, revealed she had been in the studio with the Uptown Funk producer, her longtime collaborator, when she appeared onstage with him for...

Pete Doherty Will Launch His First Solo Album In December

Pete Doherty has revealed his first solo album. The 37-year-old singer has announced he will release his first LP in seven years, which will be titled 'Hamburg Demonstrations', on December 2, and the star has...

Adele Pays Tribute To Amy Winehouse On What Would Have Been Her 33rd Birthday

Adele has paid tribute to Amy Winehouse, on what would have been the late star’s 33rd birthday.“Happy Birthday Amy X,” Adele posted on Instagram and Twitter on Tuesday night (September 14th), following that the following...

Adele Pays Musical Tribute To Amy Winehouse

The British star brought her tour to Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday (15Sep16), on what would have been the Rehab singer's 33rd birthday, and paying her respects to Winehouse, Adele told the sold out...

Adele Remembers Amy Winehouse On Her Birthday

The Hello singer posted a throwback image of the Rehab star, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011, and added a heartfelt caption. She wrote: "Happy Birthday Amy X." Fans joined...

Madness Pay Tribute To Amy Winehouse With Song On New Album

Madness have written a song about the late Amy Winehouse.The British ska band are about to release their 12th studio album 'Can't Touch Us Now' and the 'Our House' hitmakers - Suggs, Carl Smyth, Lee...

Amy Winehouse Charity Sets Up Rehab House

Recovery house Amy's Place will be based in east London, reports Britain's The Guardian. The home will accommodate up to 16 women aged 18 to 30, who are recovering from issues related to drug and...

Amy Winehouse's Charity Sets Up Home For Recovering Addicts

Amy Winehouse's charity has set up a home for recovering female drug and alcohol addicts. The Amy Winehouse Foundation has joined forces with Centra Care and Support to open the east London abode, called Amy's...

Dionne Bromfield Pays Tribute To Amy Winehouse

Dionne Bromfield has paid tribute to Amy Winehouse on the fifth anniversary of her death. The 27-year-old singer passed away on July 23, 2011, from accidental alcohol poisoning and her goddaughter Dionne, 20, took to...

Blake Fielder-civil: Amy Winehouse Attempted Suicide 8 Weeks Before Death

Amy Winehouse tried to kill herself two months before she died.The 'Back to Black' hitmaker's ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil has shockingly revealed she ''slashed herself'' in a bid to commit suicide just eight weeks before she...

Jess Glynne Covers Amy Winehouse At Evening At The Races Show

Jess Glynne performed a touching cover of Amy Winehouse's 'Tears Dry On Their Own' at her concert at Sandown Park on Wednesday night (13.07.16).The Grammy Award-winning singer took to the stage as part of The...

Jess Glynne Breaks Down In Tears When She Flies

The Rather Be musician's career has taken off over the past two years, but she says her international touring schedule is making her more anxious every time she gets on an aircraft....

British Actor Ashley Thomas Joins 24: Legacy

Thomas, who is also a musician recording under the name Bashy, will be a leading character opposite Corey, who is currently starring in The Walking Dead, according to a report on Deadline.com.The 31-year-old actor from north...

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